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The labouring bee when his sharp sting is gone

DMI number:
17534
Poem Aliases
Amphytrion or the Two Socia's. Prologue.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
The labouring bee when his sharp sting is gone
Last Line:
To make fine fools of you and all your parts
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Drama, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Prologue
Themes:
Advice / moral precepts, Poetry / literature / writing, Theatre, and Women / the female character
Related People
Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Calif. XV (1976): 227-8.
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection and selection of english prologues and epilogues [vol 1] [T145232] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.95-96
Poem Title:
Prologue To Amphitryon. Spoken By Mrs. Bracegirdle.
Attribution:
Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden
Title:
A Second and Last Collection of the Most Celebrated Prologues and Epilogues Spoken at the Theatres of Drury-Lane and Lincoln's-Inn. [N21645]
Page No(s):
pp.18-19
Poem Title:
Spoken by Mrs. BRACEGIRDLE, to the Comedy of Amphitryon; or, The Two Sofia's.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A second and last collection of the most celebrated prologues and epilogues spoken at the theatres of Drury-Lane and Lincolns-Inn. [ESTC N27804] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.18-19
Poem Title:
Spoken by Mrs. Bracegirdle, to the Comedy of Amphitryon; or, The Two Sofia's.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed